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Case 3: Antiretrovirals and Methadone

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A Immediately stop the antiretroviral regimen

This answer is incorrect. The initial symptoms during the first week after starting the antiretroviral regimen were likely caused by efavirenz, but the current symptoms consisting of chills, sweating, anxiety, diarrhea, and tremors are not caused by the antiretroviral medications.

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B Increase her dose of methadone
C Decrease her dose of methadone
D Start a benzodiazepine to treat her anxiety

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